Race, Ethnicity and Power in America




Using all the readings and film (Into the West), type a 3-4 page essay on the formation of education for Native Americans. Include a socio-historical analysis using reading ″Narratives of Progress and the Colonial Origins of Schooling″ and our book ″An Indigenous Peoples History of the U.S.″ where relevant. Include Sherman Alexie′s ″Indian Education″ in how our Native students experience education today. How does Sherman Alexie′s experience and our Native children today reflect the legacy of Colonialism?